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Kathy Jo Cook

Practice areas:

Litigation, Discrimination, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Medical Malpractice

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Medical Malpractice: 20%
    20 years
  2. Wrongful Death: 20%
    20 years
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
    20 years
  4. Discrimination: 20%
  5. Litigation: 20%
    20 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Vikas S. Dhar

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  • Donald Arthur Woodbine

    It is a pleasure to endorse Attorney Cook. She is clearly knowledgeble in this area of the law and provides her clients with the best possible representation.

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    Donald Woodbine Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

KJC Law Firm, LLC

18 Tremont Street
Suite 903
Boston, MA, 02108-2305

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive199504/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine (Best of Boston)2009
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
Top 50 Women Lawyers in MassachusettsSuper Lawyers Magazine (Best of Boston)2008
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
Lawyers Weekly Up & Coming Lawyers Hall of FameLawyers Weekly USA2007
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV ratedMartindale-Hubbell2006
Top Five "Up and Coming" Trial AttorneysMassachusetts Lawyers Weekly1999

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing MemberKJC Law Firm, LLC2010 - 2010
PartnerWagner Cook Freiberger & Washienko, LLC2008 - Present
Keches & Mallen1995 - 2008
Lubin & Meyer1994 - 1995

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Massachusetts Employment Lawyers AssociationExecutive Committee2010 - Present
Massachusetts Employment Lawyers AssociationChair, Legislative Committee2010 - Present
Massachusetts Academy of Trial AttorneysExecutive Management Board2010 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationCo-Chair, Plain English Jury Instruction Project2009 - Present
Massachusetts Academy of Trial AttorneysCo-Chair, Membership Committee2009 - Present
Massachusetts Academy of Trial AttorneysBoard of Governors2008 - Present
Boston Bar AssociationDiversity & Inclusion Task Force2008 - Present
Boston Bar AssociationCivil Gideon Task Force2008 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationSanding Court Management Advisory Committee2008 - 2008
Massachusetts Bar AssociationStrategic Planning Committee2008 - 2008
Boston Bar AssociationCivil Rights & Civil Liberties Section Council2008 - Present
Women's Bar Association of MassachusettsPresident2008 - 2009
Women's Bar Association of MassachusettsPresident-Elect2007 - 2008
Women's Bar Association of MassachusettsExecutive Committee2007 - 2009
Massachusetts Bar AssociationChair, Judicial Administration Section Council2006 - 2008
Massachusetts Bar AssociationCo-Chair, Juror Communications Task Force2006 - 2006
Women's Bar Association of MassachusettsBoard of Directors2005 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Anonymous4,000,000.00 judgment
AnonymousJudgment of 2,900,000.00 affirmed
Anonymous1,000,000.00

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Def. Counsel J.Reviving the Dying Spirit of Rule 704: Put the Legal Conclusion Doctrine to Rest1995
Clev. St. L. Rev.An Opinion: Federal Judges Misconstrue Rule 704 (Or Is That An Impermissible "Legal Conclusion")1995

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Suffolk University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of HoustonPhilosophy and HumanitiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1992